Trailblazer Becomes Army's First Female Infantry Officer

Army Captain Kristen Griest became the Army's first female infantry officer when, on Monday, the Army approved her request to transfer from the military police unit she had been serving in.
0:20 | 04/28/16

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Well US army captain is making military history today Kristen gripes has become the nation's first female aren't. Army infantry officer shall be commanding units made up a 300 soldiers and organizing combat missions. Christ had already broken one barrier last summer as one of only two women to ever graduate from army ranger school.

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